MAC Pro Longwear Lipcreme (Part 1)

MAC Pro Longwear Lipcreme

Once I’ve been able to test out the wear of these a bit longer, I will post an overall/recap post to talk more about how these feel, wear, etc. (as well as give you a product rating).  So far, I’m on hour three!  I’m splitting these up into two posts, to help cut down on loading time and demand on the server.  Plus, it means you can read this post while I write up color descriptions and put together part 2! :)

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NARS @ Sophie Theallet S/S 2011

NARS @ Sophie Theallet S/S 2011
NARS @ Sophie Theallet S/S 2011

NARS @ Sophie Theallet S/S 2011

INSPIRATION: “We wanted to fuse together both color and light. We were inspired by Chavela Vargas, the Mexican singer,” said Lena Koro. “Polished and bright- and coinciding with the prints of the clothing.” — Lena Koro

Face

  • NARS Pure Radiant Tinted Moisturizer (Spring 2011)
  • NARS Deep Throat Blush

Eyes

  • NARS Calanque Trio Eyeshadow (Spring 2011)
  • NARS Cordura Duo Eyeshadow
  • NARS Tzarine Duo Eyeshadow
  • NARS Okinawa Trio Eyeshadow (Holiday 2010)
  • NARS Larger Than Life Lengthening & Volumizing Mascara

Lips

  • NARS Vesuvio Pure Matte Lipstick
  • NARS Triple X Lip Gloss

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MAC @ Monique Lhuillier S/S 2011

MAC @ Monique Lhuillier S/S 2011
MAC @ Monique Lhuillier S/S 2011

MAC @ Monique Lhuillier S/S 2011

INSPIRATION: “It’s a 1950s Audrey Hepburn look with an aerodynamic beautiful eye liner, very haute couture and red carpet, slightly debutant with gilded lilacs on the eyelid, liner, and a delicate soft, pink glossed lip.” –Val Garland

Eye

  • Digit and Vellum Eyeshadows layered onto the eyelids.
  • Crystal Eyeshadow through the crease of the eyelids with a layer of Idol Eyes Eyeshadow applied wet on top.
  • Woodwinked eyeshadow placed on the inner corners of the eyelids.
  • Blacktrack Fluidline lining the eyes in a winged out shape.
  • 41 Lashes cut in half and applied to the outer corners of the eyes.

Lip

  • Viva Glam Gaga Lipglass patted onto lips.

Face

  • Face & Body Foundation applied as a base.
  • Bamboo Cream Colour Base blended onto cheeks.
  • Shell Cream Colour Base to highlight the cheekbones.

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MAC @ Carolina Herrera S/S 2011

MAC @ Carolina Herrera S/S 2011
MAC @ Carolina Herrera S/S 2011

MAC @ Carolina Herrera S/S 2011

INSPIRATION: “The inspiration was traditional Korean costume, floral prints or photographs of flowers which lead us to create a brick colored eye.” — Diane Kendal

Eye

  • Brick Lip Pencil blended from the lashline to the crease of the eyelids, diffused out toward the outer corners of the eyes.
  • Antiqued Eyeshadow tapped on top of the diffused pencil to extend the shape of the eye in a horizontal direction.
  • Diva Lipstick added to the inner and outer crease of the eyelids for soft definition.
  • Black Haute and Naughty Mascara applied to heavily curled lashes.

Lip

  • Sugar Rimmed Dazzleglass applied with a 231 brush.

Face

  • Studio Finish Concealer applied where needed.
  • Prep + Prime Transparent Finishing Powder to minimize shine in the t-zone.
  • Pinch ‘O Peach Blush added to the apples of the cheeks, completely diffused out in a sunburst effect.

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MAC @ Donna Karan S/S 2011

MAC @ Donna Karan S/S 2011
MAC @ Donna Karan S/S 2011

MAC @ Donna Karan S/S 2011

INSPIRATION: “The inspiration for the look was 1930s photographs — a combination of bronze and gold on the eyes with very matte skin.” — Charlotte Tilbury

Eye

  • Indianwood Paint Pot buffed over the eyelids up through the crease and along the lower lash lines in a 1930s shape.
  • MAC PRO Gold Pigment brushed through the crease of the eyelids.
  • MAC PRO Gloss Texture patted over the eyelids.

Lip

  • MAC PRO Lip Erase in Dim touched onto the lips.

Face

  • Face & Body Foundation applied as a sheer base.
  • Prep + Prime Transparent Finishing Powder to minimize shine in the t-zone.

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NARS @ Marc Jacobs S/S 2011

NARS @ Marc Jacobs S/S 2011
NARS @ Marc Jacobs S/S 2011

NARS @ Marc Jacobs S/S 2011

INSPIRATION: “The look is very reminiscent of Angelica Houston in the 70s-the bleached brows and the deep eyes,” said François Nars. “I wanted them to look like iconic models from the 70s with a modern approach. Marc had images of what he wanted the makeup to look like – mimicking the colors of the clothing but not matching exactly.”

Face

  • NARS Pure Radiant Tinted Moisturizer (Spring 2011)
  • NARS Orgasm Blush

Eyes

  • NARS Night Porter Eyeshadow
  • NARS Nouveau Monde Duo Eyeshadow (Spring 2011)
  • NARS Celebrate Soft Touch Shadow Pencil (Spring 2011)
  • NARS Larger Than Life Volumizing Mascara

Lips

  • NARS Volga Pure Matte Lipstick (now on counters exclusively at Saks!)
  • NARS African Queen Lip Liner Pencil
  • NARS Mambo Eyeliner Pencil

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